Private lender IndusInd Bank on Wednesday reported a 21.16 per cent YoY rise in net profit atRs 751.61 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2016. The numbers came in lower than Rs 780 crore estimated by analysts in an ET Now poll. The Hinduja group-controlled bank had reported a net profit of Rs 620.35 crore for the corresponding quarter of last year.
Interest earned rose to Rs 3,830 crore for the March quarter, up 19.41 per cent YoY from Rs 3207.36 crorereported for the same quarter last year. The bank said its gross non-performing assets (NPAs) stood at 0.93 per cent at the end of fourth quarter, compared with 0.94 per cent in third quarter. On net basis, NPAs remained unchanged at 0.39 per cent sequentially.